Virginia Senate Republican Caucus

Senate Republicans in the News - September 17 - 20, 2010

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Sun, 2010-09-19 20:00 -- ajohnston

The following are articles from newspapers, blogs, and other news sources throughout the Commonwealth and the country featuring members of the Virginia Senate Republican Caucus.

  • Senator Robert Hurt
    • Hurt gets small business backingThe Daily Progress - State Sen. Robert Hurt, the Republican contender for the 5th District congressional seat currently held by Rep. Tom Perriello, announced Tuesday the National Federation of Independent Business has endorsed his campaign.
  • Senator Tommy Norment
    • Lawmakers at center of judge fight to speak at York meeting ThursdayThe Daily Press – Two state lawmakers at the center of a stalemate over the appointment of a presiding judge to fill a vacancy in the York-Poquoson Circuit Court will be guest speakers at Thursday night's Tuscany Forum meeting.
    • Lawmakers sour on ABC saleThe Daily Press - Gov. Bob McDonnell's plan to sell off the state's liquor monopoly is going down about as smoothly as a lukewarm shot of Jagermeister.
    • Forum to delve into vacant judgeshipThe Daily Press - Three candidates are vying to fill a vacant York-Poquoson Circuit Court judgeship despite there being no resolution in sight to a long-running quarrel between two state lawmakers over the appointment or money to fund it.
    • McDonnell selling 'bank' for roadworkThe Daily Press - Gov. Bob McDonnell's plan to sell off the state's 332 liquor stores would create a $500 million revolving door "infrastructure bank" designed to cut red tape and offer low interest loans to get major road projects moving.
  • Senator Ralph Smith
  • Senator Richard Stuart
  • Senator John Watkins
    • BOS, Schools will focus on funding, budget outlookPowhatan Today - When Powhatan County’s two elected boards meet again Sept. 28, the School Board plans to push the county for more reliable budget forecasts this year, while supervisors have been told to warn the school system of another year of shrinking funds.